Statistics for Scotland Trivia

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General Stats

  • This quiz has been taken 25,876 times
  • The average score is 17 of 26

Answer Stats

Clue Answer % Correct
What is the capital of Scotland?Edinburgh
97%
What is Scotland's largest lake by volume, famous for the sea monster that lives there?Loch Ness
96%
What is Scotland's most populous city?Glasgow
95%
What is the name of a pleated skirt for men?Kilt
94%
What musical instrument is most associated with Scotland?Bagpipes
91%
What is Shakespeare's "Scottish Play"?Macbeth
79%
Who is the patron saint of Scotland?St. Andrew
76%
What is the name for a criss-cross pattern that sometimes represents a clan?Tartan
73%
What celtic language is spoken in Scotland?Scottish Gaelic
71%
What Scottish hero was portrayed by Mel Gibson in "Braveheart"?William Wallace
71%
What is Scotland's national animal? Hint: it's fictionalUnicorn
68%
What city is considered the "capital" of the Scottish Highlands?Inverness
67%
What popular sport was invented in Scotland?Golf
66%
What is "Yes" in the above language?Aye
65%
What island group lies off the northwest of Great Britain?Outer {Hebrides}
65%
What Scottish peak is the highest mountain in the British Isles?Ben Nevis
63%
What Scottish song is commonly sung on New Years?Auld Lang Syne
61%
What island group lies far to the northeast, past the Orkney islands?Shetland
55%
What poet wrote the lyrics to the above?Robert Burns
53%
What is Scotland's largest bank?RBS
52%
What is Scotland's largest lake by area?Loch Lomond
51%
What Highland Games event involves throwing a long, wooden pole?{Caber} Tossing
49%
Who wrote the "Wealth of Nations", the founding text of the science of economics?Adam Smith
39%
What is the name of the famous infantry battalion from the Scottish Highlands?The {Black} Watch
39%
What language / English dialect is spoken in the Scottish lowlands?Scots
31%
What was the ancient Roman name for Scotland?Caledonia
29%

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